How much power does my Denon 3801 use when I leave it on?

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  1. AaronNWilson

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    How much power does my Denon 3801 use when I leave it on and am not playing music through it?
     
  2. Todd Hochard

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    I'm not certain about the 3801, but I've measured the 3300, and it pulls about 50W when on, sitting idle, with no sound playing. I'd expect the numbers for the 3801 to be ever so slightly higher, due to the two additional channels.

    Left on 24/7, that's 36Kw-hrs per month, average.

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